Community

CAO reports to District of Barriere on well construction

Status of well construction and paving projects reported to council

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Fest of Ale Society gives $60,000 to charities

Board members calling the Penticton event one of the most successful

Grandmas planning three fall fundraisers

Grandmothers for Africa are working to raise money to help African grandmothers

  • Oct 15th, 2017
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          VIDEO: B.C. Orchid fanciers gather in Langley

          Annual show and sale presented by the Fraser Valley Orchid Society

          What’s happening with Anna Zeitner

          Find out what’s taking place this weekend in your community.

          Western News photographer takes third in BC SPCA contest

          Mark Brett won third place in the BC SPCA’s 2017 Wildlife-In-Focus photo contest

          Local Pride organization out to make a difference

          The South Okanagan Similkameen Pride Society is throwing a series of parties this fall.

          • Oct 11th, 2017

          Cars for canines in Kelowna

          Elite Auto in Kelowna is donating $100 from every sale to the BC SPCA.

          What’s happening with Anna Zeitner

          Check out what’s happening this Thanksgiving region in your community.

          UBC Faculty of Medicine facilities to be named after Melville family

          Melvilles’ donated $1.5 million to the South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation

          Okanagan-Shuswap charities to receive grants

          Much needed grants will be given out to 13 charies across the Okanagan and Shuswap.

          Celebrating the return of sockeye salmon in the South Okanagan

          Interpreters share the story of the sockeye salmons’ journey to the ocean and back

          • Oct 4th, 2017

          VIDEO: Kestrel chicks released into wild bring a happy end to wildfire season

          Work crews on frontlines of worst wildlife season in B.C. history helped save two birds

          Inside the fire

          Keremeos firefighters got a feel for the heat in Penticton’s training grounds this week

          Penticton women take back the night

          Women, children and men marched downtown Wednesday night to fight violence against women

          Estate donates $50,000 to Penticton hospital campaign

          Keremeos Elks supporter donates $50,000 from estate to South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation

          Freak’n Farmer all about fun

          Sixth annual adventure race in Oliver all about bringing people back to the farm

          Grant cycle starts early

          The Community Foundation is accepting grant applications earlier this year

          • Jul 9th, 2017

          B.C. pond hockey game receives Canada-wide exposure

          A picture of a pond hockey game in Lytton has been included in a Canadian Museum of History booklet

          Fighting kidney disease, one step at a time

          The annual Kidney Walk takes place this weekend in Penticton